Genesys Aerosystems Offers New Line of Digital Radios

Genesys Aerosystems announced a new product line, the Genesys Digital Radio (GDR). The Genesys Digital Radio is a family of remote-mounted, software-definable radios. They feature combined VOR/localizer/glideslope navigation, marker beacon, and VHF communication with a frequency range of 118-136 MHz or 118-156 MHz, and 25 or 8.33 kHz channelization with transmit power of 16 or…

THOMMEN Delivers First MFDs for the AW129

THOMMEN AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT announced the first deliveries of its digital Multi-Function Display (MFD) replacement solution for legacy CRT displays installed on AW129 helicopters. The company says that thanks to a proven track record in critical flight instruments and to inhouse LCD design, cutting and laminating capabilities, THOMMEN was awarded the task of developing and supplying…

AFuzion Launches New Intermediate DO-254 Training Course for Avionics Hardware Development & Certification

AFuzion’s new “Intermediate DO-254 Training Course” is now available to private companies worldwide. AFuzion’s DO-254 Basic Training has been provided to 4,350 avionics hardware engineers from 300+ aerospace companies worldwide on five continents. Now, AFuzion’s best-in-class avionics development and certification training is available to more advanced hardware developers or prior AFuzion Basic DO-254 Training courses.…

StandardAero and Thales Team to Certify the Advanced Autopilot System for Light Helicopters

StandardAero and Thales announced a signed teaming agreement formalizing a mutual commitment for developing and certifying an advanced autopilot system for the light helicopter market. The system will initially be certified for installation on the popular Airbus Helicopters AS350 platform. Based on their autopilot experience, Thales says it has incorporated the features and safety design…

DAC Int’l. GDC64 Now Compatible with Foreflight and Freeflight RANGR ADS-B Receiver

DAC Int’l. (DAC) announced recently the compatibility of the DAC GDC64 with Foreflight Mobile. Beginning with ForeFlight’s November release, version 11.10, the GDC64 allows the display of ADS-B information in ForeFlight’s industry leading integrated app. The DAC International GDC64 Wired interface connects the FreeFlight Systems RANGR ADS-B In receiver to an iPad for display of…

AVIC Selects THOMMEN’S New Stratotimer for the MA700 Airliner

Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) Xi’an Aircraft Company Commercial Aircraft Co., Ltd. (XCAC) has selected the STRATOTIMER next-generation digital aircraft clock for its MA700 twin-engine medium-range turboprop airliner. STRATOTIMER is THOMMEN’s latest multifunction onboard time management system, featuring a modular design with  configurability to support numerous cockpit modernizations and forward-fit programs on fixed and…

Barfield Enters into Agreement to Support GSTE Products in Europe

Barfield Inc., a subsidiary of Air France industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) in the Americas, signed an agreement allowing Falgayras to become Barfield authorized repair center in Europe. The agreement covers the repair and calibration of several GSTE products including Air Data/Pitot Static, and Turbine Temperature.Barfield says choosing Falgayras allows them to…

Digitalization of Aircraft Ops the Focus of S7 Technics and IATA Seminar

Russian aircraft maintenance provider S7 Technics, in combination with global airline association IATA (International Air Transport Association), have jointly held a Digital Aircraft Operations 2019 seminar focusing on the critical subject of disposing of the burden of the industry’s paper mountain through the digitalization of air transport management processes. The migration of aircraft operations and…